La Cite de la Mer, Cherbourg-Octeville

3.6
#1 of 18 in Theme Parks in Normandy
La Cite de la Mer is a large museum devoted to scientific and historical aspects of maritime subjects. You can explore an ocean diving area and a former French Army submarine. It is situated in the restored trans-Atlantic railway terminal in Cherbourg. The monument was built in 1933 and the museum was opened in 2002. Arrange to visit La Cite de la Mer and other attractions in Cherbourg-Octeville using our Cherbourg-Octeville trip builder site .
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  • Aquarium closed and waiting to visit the dreaded. So €18 we seem excessive for an evocation of the Titanic, certainly well done and a short evocation of the mission TARA.
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  • A colourful and information tour. The visit of the submarine the dreaded is very interesting and inescapable. The Titanic as never seen. The rewarding exhibits a nice restaurant and good food. Very nice family day.
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  • Very interesting family visit. Allow at least three hours. The Aquarium was closed but the rest of the exhibits was exciting. The guided tour of the dreaded is impressive. The animation on the Titanic is well made and complete. The mission animation under the sea is not badly done but will seduce the youngest.
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